Kingdom City- Callaway Livestock Center

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/13/2017
 
Receipts:  1941    Week Ago:  1964    Year Ago:  1387
 
   Compared to last week, steer calves under 500 lbs were lightly tested and 
traded with a steady undertone, 500-800 lb steers sold 4.00-8.00 higher with 
instances 10.00 higher on 550-600 lbs steers and 700-750 lb steers, yearling 
steers over 800 lbs and heifers over 700 lbs sold with a firm to higher 
undertone.  Feeder heifers weighing 450-700 lbs traded 3.00-6.00 higher.  Demand 
was good for all weights of feeder cattle with a moderate supply.  Offering 
included a nice offering of calves weighing 500-650 lbs and with several pot 
loads of yearling steers all selling with good demand.  Feeder cattle futures 
closed with triple-digit gains giving support to the feeder cattle market along 
with last week’s higher fed cattle market.  Slaughter cows accounted for near 6 
percent of the total receipts.  Feeder cattle consisted of 64 percent steers, 36 
percent heifers and near 65 percent weighing over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    408-425     412    172.00-175.00     173.99
   13    479-491     486    169.50-178.00     174.78

   66    500-549     524    166.00-178.00     173.33
   56    551-592     571    159.00-169.00     164.00
   13    555-570     561    170.00-172.00     170.61   Thin Fleshed

   66    601-631     617    154.50-163.50     159.33
    6      642       642       145.00         145.00   Fleshy
    6      601       601       165.00         165.00   Thin Fleshed
  119    652-694     687    143.75-155.50     146.20

   37    708-730     723    137.00-147.00     143.13
    8    703-713     707    148.50-149.00     148.87   Thin Fleshed
  142    751-786     776    126.00-134.50     133.32

   27    809-821     818    123.00-123.50     123.13
  132    862-877     869    121.00-125.00     124.56

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    360-394     380    164.00-173.00     170.71
   24    406-445     419    160.00-170.00     165.98
    8    450-480     468    161.00-166.00     162.95
   20    500-533     516    151.00-163.50     159.94
   18    558-590     571    145.00-164.00     155.32
   49    604-645     616    140.00-154.00     152.25
   12    655-690     680    140.00-142.00     141.59
   34    718-747     733    129.00-137.75     132.55

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9      433       433       138.50         138.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      432       432       147.00         147.00
   24    459-485     471    145.00-155.00     148.95
    4      458       458       158.00         158.00   Thin Fleshed

   41    500-548     531    139.00-150.00     144.72
   73    550-595     578    132.00-140.00     138.52

   54    605-648     626    126.00-137.75     133.45
   42    650-691     669    127.00-130.25     128.02

    5    708-728     720    120.00-121.00     120.61
   99    750-774     770    118.25-124.50     120.17

   10    809-825     818    116.50-118.75     117.61
    4      853       853       114.00         114.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    308-343     329    145.00-146.00     145.37
    6      338       338       167.00         167.00   Thin Fleshed
   21    366-399     384    144.00-154.00     145.90
    3      427       427       144.00         144.00
    8    450-467     458    134.00-142.00     138.47
   24    511-540     525    131.00-140.00     135.86
    6      503       503       145.50         145.50   Thin Fleshed
    9    552-574     562    127.00-128.00     127.45
   10    635-648     645    125.00-127.50     127.01
    3      632       632       118.00         118.00   Fleshy
    7    653-694     682    119.50-125.50     121.14
    7    709-727     717    119.25-119.50     119.36

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      344       344       135.50         135.50
   11    351-388     368    129.00-137.00     132.84
    3      405       405       123.50         123.50
    9      452       452       138.00         138.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      320       320       163.00         163.00
    8      363       363       157.00         157.00
    6    423-445     430    151.00-164.00     159.52
    4      464       464       170.00         170.00   Thin Fleshed
    3      535       535       156.00         156.00
    4      575       575       150.00         150.00

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Kingdom City, MO
         Greg Harrison, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS768.txt
 
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